Fashion Times Salone Del Mobile 2016: 20 Most Memorable Designs From Milan Furniture Fair


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Salone Del Mobile 2016: 20 Most Memorable Designs From Milan Furniture Fair
Apr 22, 2016 03:33 PM EDT By Meg Busacca

LIVING METALS
(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / “Living Metals” )¬†

Picking 20 great designs from over 2,000 exhibits on display during Milan Design Week is no mean achievement but our design editor ploughed through and highlights¬†a few favorites in furniture, product, art and accessories. Click through the slide show to discover the best of this year’s Milan Design Week!

THE BREAKDOWN:

 

1. Fendi Casa

“Velum” wall lamps made of fur and inspired by Karl Lagerfeld’s “Little Monsters” designed by artist¬†Marco Costanzi.

 

 

Fendi Casa

(Photo : FendiCasa.com)

 

 

 

2. Spazio Pontaccio

The gallery of Spazio Pontaccio presented the “Credenza” collection, a stained glass furniture series, designed by Patricia Urquiola and Federico Pepe.

 

Credenza

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3. Secondome

The “AWAITING” collection designed by Giorgia Zanellato and Coralla Maiuri features benches, stools, a mirror, a vanity table and a room divider made of golden brass and velvet.

 

 

Secondome

(Photo : TMagazine.com – Secondome/ Claudia Zalla)

 

 

 

4. Studio Michael Schoner

“Masterly – The Dutch in Milano”¬†exhibition featuring the¬†“Crest & Trough”¬†bench-chest hybrid made of perforated corrugated steel designed by Studio Michael Schoner.

 

Studio Michael Schoner

(Photo : MASTERLY.com – Studio Michael Schoner)

5. Lindsey Adelman

Lighting designer Lindsey Adelman’s¬†first and only light piece featuring mirror, along with her signature hand-blown glass and metal work presented at¬†Nilufargallery.

 

 

Lindsey Adelman - Nilufar Gallery

(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / Lindsey Adelman at Nilufar Gallery)

 

 

6. MAOR AHARON

“Matter of Motion”¬†project featuring stools of polymer resin designed by Maor Aharon for “Yes, and…” exhibition.

 

MAOR

(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / MAOR AHARON)

 

 

7. DIMORESTUDIO

“Poltroncina 008”¬†armchair designed in upholstered pink Alcantra and Espallier Cloque fabric.

 

DIMORE STUDIO

(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / DIMORESTUDIO)

 

 

 

8. Michael Anastassiades for Herman Miller

“The Double Dream of Spring”¬†collection featuring walnut and white oak stools and tables, along with brass lighting sculptures designed by Michael Anastassiades.

 

 

Herman Miller

(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / Michael Anastassiades for Herman Miller)

 

 

9. Gianluca Pacchioni

“Living Metals”¬†exhibition featuring “Cremino” collection of two sculptural side tables designed in bronze and brass.

 

 

Gianlucci

(Photo : Fashion Times – Gianlucca Pacchioni)

 

 

10. Johnathan Anderson for LOEWE

“Marquetry in Leather” project created by fashion designer Johnathan Anderson features oak furniture with designs re-imagined from silk prints found in LOEWE archives, and embrace traditional Japanese woodworking techniques.

 

 

LOEWE

(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / Johnathan Anderson for LOEWE)

 

 

11. Studio Jolanda Van Goor

The handmade “Contorno Table Lamp” made of brass, marble and LED lights, designed by Studio Jolanda Van Goor.

 

Contorno Lamp

(Photo : JolandaVanGoor.com)

 

 

12.¬†Giorgetti’s “Mobius”

Designed by Umberto Asnago for Giorgetti, the “Mobius” armchair was inspired by a walking stick and features a walnut canaletto wood base with padded leather upholstery.

 

Mobius

(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / Giorgetti )

 

 

13. Dedar

“Dalie Papaveri Tulipani” fabric of abstract floral motifs comprised of yarn floats and fil coup√©.

 

DEDAR

(Photo : Dedar.com / Dedar )

 

 

14. Marni

Marni Ballhaus collection of furniture comprised of metal, wood and handwoven PVC chord.

 

MARNI

(Photo : Marni.com – Marni Ballhaus Collection)

 

 

15. LAZZARINI&PICKERING

Marta Sala √Čditions “Wanda Full Armchair” designed by Claudio Lazzarini and Carl Pickering

 

Lazzarini&Pickering

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16. Apparatus

“PORTAL DINING TABLE” in Marble.

 

Apparatus Studio

(Photo : Apparatus.com )

 

 

 

17. Lee Broom

“Salone del Automobile”¬†90s-inspired¬†Optical Light¬†collection

 

 

Lee Broom

(Photo : LeeBroom.com – Marcus Tondo )

 

 

18. Ames-Sala Collection

The “Nudo” rug designed by Sebastian Herkner from¬†Ames Sala¬†collection for Ames Design.

 

 

Ames Design

(Photo : AmesDesign.com)

 

 

19. Lorenzo Vitturi for Valextra

An exclusive collaged sculpture for Valextra designed by London-based artist Lorenzo Vitturi.

 

Lorenzo Vitturi

(Photo : Fashion Times – Meg Busacca / Lorenzo Vitturi for Valextra)

 

 

 

20. Molteni&C

The “Gio Ponti” Armchair was designed in 1953, featuring a brass structure, a bicolor white-blue leather, also known as “Punteggiato” fabric.

 

 

Gio Ponti

(Photo : Molteni&C.com – Gio Ponti Collection)

 

 

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